poudreuse

[ poo-droo z; French poo-drœz ]
/ puˈdrʊz; French puˈdrœz /

noun, plural pou·dreus·es [poo-droo z-iz; French poo-drœz] /puˈdrʊz ɪz; French puˈdrœz/.

a small toilet table of the 18th century.

Nearby words

  1. pouched,
  2. pouched rat,
  3. pouchy,
  4. poudrage,
  5. poudrette,
  6. pouf,
  7. poughkeepsie,
  8. pouilly,
  9. pouilly-fuissé,
  10. pouilly-fumé

Origin of poudreuse

1925–30; < French, equivalent to poudr(er) to powder1 + -euse -euse

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